ADAMS, VINCENT, 1927-, INTERVIEWEE
From The Citadel Archives Guide
ADAMS, VINCENT, 1927- , INTERVIEWEE
Transcript and audio of oral history interview, Charleston, S.C. 2008 Sept. 22.
Interviewed by Jack Bass, author, professor and fellow in The Citadel History Department.
Transcript 21p., 1 CD, 37 minutes
Businessman, member of Citadel Class of 1952
Vincent Adams enlisted in the Navy at age seventeen. He served aboard the USS Duchess, a troop transport ship assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater. He experienced combat in the battle of Okinawa. After the war, Adams enrolled in The Citadel and graduated with a degree in Civil Engineering.
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